Gas Prices and a Saturday W(h)ine

Okay, so gas prices are seriously harshing my mellow for this Saturday’s wine excursion, as the first photo here attests.

Plus, the recent heat wave has sped up the fall harvest.  Here’s the haul of cab grapes this morning at Calcareous Vineyards:

Plus a few more thoughts to get you through the day:

Now, what shall I serve with tonight’s wine: beef or lamb?

And finally, this important safety tip: